Hugh Jackman net worth: How much did he earn playing Wolverine?
Hugh Jackman is an Australian actor known worldwide for his role as Wolverine in the x-men franchise for many years, but he has also starred in other acclaimed films and classic plays.
Hugh Jackman’s net worth
The actor has a estimated net worth of $180 milliondue to his acting work both on the big screen and in classic plays, including using his vocal talent in musicals, according to the Celebrity Net Worth.
He was born in Sydney, Australia under the name of Hugh Michael Jackson on October 12, 1968 and 26 years later, he graduated from the Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts at Edith Coward University.
And his international break came in 200, when he was cast as Wolverine in the wonder superhero movie franchise x-men.
Earnings of Hugh Jackman as Wolverine
The first film made on x-men was a huge box office hit, earning nearly $300 millionbeginning a 17-year stint for Jackman as Wolverineworth him the guinness world record for the “longest career as a live-action Marvel superhero”.
At the top of the Wolverine film franchise, it was reported that Hugh Jackman earned a base salary of $20 million per moviein addition to the backend stake he also negotiated.
It was recently announced that he was once again playing the superhero in Deadpool 3, alongside Ryan Reynolds.